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MRS. DOLAN’S NEWSLETTER

OCTOBER 27-31, 2014

 

RELIGION: Chapter 6 JESUS INVITES US TO RECEIVE GOD’S MERCY

Vocabulary-examination of conscience, mortal sin venial sin, absolution, contrition

October Prayers: Prayer Before Meals and Prayer After Meals

 

MASS: Wednesday, OCTOBER 29 , 2014 ALL SCHOOL MASS

            CANTORS: EMILY GARCIA AND ELENI KURTIS

            FIRST READING: TROY STATCZAR

            RESPONSORIAL PSALM: CLARK SZYMUSIAK

            PRAYERS OF THE FAITHFUL: ISABELLA MCCRAMMER

 

READING: The story for the week is called Time for Kids: Will Her Native Language Disappear.  There will be a Unit 2 test this week over the units skills/comprehension.

 

Vocabulary- backgrounds, century, communicate, extinct, generations, native

 

Leveled readers are: Green—NO STORY--(THURSDAY)

                                         Red—NO STORY--(FRIDAY)

                                         Blue—NO STORY--(WEDNESDAY)

 

ORAL READING: THE ENORMOUS EGG

 

Spelling pretest will be on MONDAY over the following words:

The final test will be on FRIDAY!!

 

Look over theSpellingcity website. The students are able to play all the games that are available.

 

SPELLING WORDS are: language, history, pottery, study, spoken, accent, tribe, human, custom, village, folktale, practice, relatives, interview, región, symbol, guide, tótem, colony, prints

 

CHALLENGE WORDS are:extinct, native, backgrounds, generations, century

 

ENGLISH:

            **Plural and Possessive Nouns

            **Unit Test over nouns and possessives will be on Friday

           

HANDWRITING:

            Lowercase letters: n, m, y, x, v, z

 

 

 

MATH:

*Chapter 5—ALGEBRAIC REASONING

            Compare Expressions

            Variables and Equations

            Write an Equation

            Function Tables        

SOCIAL STUDIES:

            *A CHAPTER 1 TEST WILL BE ON TUESDAY!!! WE WILL BE REVIEWING IN CLASS ON MONDAY.

            *CHAPTER 2 LESSON 1: THE ARRIVAL OF EUROPEANS

            *CHAPTER 2 LESSON 2: EUROPEANS IN THE MIDDLE WEST

            *CHAPTER 2 LESSON 3: FRENCH FORTS

 

OTHER NOTES:

***** Please make sure your child has a blue St. Michael sweatshirt/sweater in their locker.  Many mornings our classroom has a chill to it and many kids are cold without their sweatshirt/sweater to wear.

 

*SAINT PROJECT:   The saint project is going well. The poster of their saint is due by Monday, October 27, 2014. About half the class turned in their poster of the saint that is being researched. Their costume is due by Monday, November 3, 2014.

 

PHS PLAY: THE STUDENTS WILL BE GOING TO THE PHS PLAY ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2014.   MY DAUGHTER, A FRESHMAN, HAS A 6 MINUTE  DANCE SEGMENT WITH HER THEATER CLASS. SHE SAYS THE PLAY IS REALLY AWESOME!!! THE PLAY IS CALLED “CINDERELLA: HER STORY”. 

 

HALLOWEEN PARTY: THE CLASS WILL BE HAVING A SHORT HALLOWEEN PARTY ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2014 AT 11:00.  MY ROOM MOTHER, MRS. LANGFELDT, IS SUPPLYING PIZZA FOR THE CLASS AND SWEET YUMMIES.  I WILL BE SUPPLYING WATER/CAPRI SUNS. STUDENTS DO NOT NEED TO ORDER A LUNCH ON FRIDAY.

 

RED RIBBON WEEK: NEXT WEEK IS RED RIBBON WEEK!  I SPOKE TO THE CLASS ABOUT THE IMPORTANCE OF STAYING DRUG/ALCOHOL FREE.  WE DECORATED OUR LOCKERS AND WROTE A STORY WHY BEING DRUG/ALCOHOL FREE IS THE WAY TO BE.  PLEASE REFER TO THE PAPER THAT WAS SENT HOME AS TO WHAT WE ARE DRESSING IN FOR THE DAY.

 

 

***GREAT WEBSITES TO USE AT HOME:

            IXL

            X-TRA MATH

            SPELLINGCITY

            SCOOTPAD

 

******STUDENT OF THE MONTH*******

            SEPTEMBER: EMILY GARCIA

            OCTOBER: HARPER SMITH

            NOVEMBER:

            DECEMBER:

            JANUARY:

            FEBRUARY:

            MARCH:

            APRIL

 

*******STUDENT OF THE WEEK*******

ANNE BLAKE---------------OCTOBER 13-17, 2014

TROY STATCZAR----------OCTOBER 6-10, 2014

MORGAN LANGFELDT---SEPTEMBER 29-OCTOBER 3, 2014

CONNOR SCHMIEDLIN---SEPTEMBER 8-12, 2014

HELEN MACWILLIAMS—SEPTEMBER 2-5, 2014

 

 

 

Last Updated on Saturday, 25 October 2014 02:41
 


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